While motherhood is indeed special but having kids while one is still in their teens could be quite a responsibility. These 12 celebs, however, have been there and done that and they were proud mothers even before they hit 20.

#1 Whoopi Goldberg

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Whoopi Goldberg was a proud mother of Alex Martin when she was only 18 years old.

#2 Roseanne Barr

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Roseanne was only 17 when she gave birth to her daughter and gave her for adoption. The mother and daughter were, however, later reunited.

#3 Anna Nicole Smith

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Anna gave birth to her son Daniel when she was about to be 18.

#4 Sofía Vergara

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Sophia Vergara was only 19 when she gave birth to her son Manolo in 1992.

#5 Shirley Temple

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Shirley Temple bore Linda Susan in 1948, while she was just 19.

#6 Naomi Judd

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Naomi was only 18 when she gave birth to Wynonna Judd in 1974.

#7 Solange Knowles

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Solange gave birth to Daniel Jr. when she was only 17 and called her son "the greatest unplanned blessing".

#8 Niki Taylor

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Niki had eloped with Miami Hooter linebacker, Matt Martinez, and gave birth to twin sons Jake and Hunter when she was just 19 years old.

#9 Maya Angelou

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Maya gave birth to her only son Clyde when she was just 17 years of age.

#10 Jamie Lynn Spears

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The teen star was only 16 when she announced her pregnancy and gave birth when she was just 17 years of age.

#11 Asia Nitollano

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The reality show star was a mom and gave birth to her daughter at the young age of 18.

#12 Aretha Franklin

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Also known as the 'Queen of Soul', she gave birth to Clarence, her first son, in 1955, when she was just 13. Her second son, Edward, was born when she was 15 years of age. She never revealed the name of their father.

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